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Dr. Somshankar

MBBS

Cardiologist, Bangalore

2000 at clinic
Dr. Somshankar MBBS Cardiologist, Bangalore
2000 at clinic
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Dr. Somshankar is a popular Cardiologist in Chamarajpet, Bangalore. He is a qualified MBBS . You can consult Dr. Somshankar at Venlakh Hospital in Chamarajpet, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Somshankar on Lybrate.com.

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I have tired when I walking 1 km and my heart is very vibrate why this Please give me solutions?

DRCH, BHMS
Homeopath, Bareilly
I have tired when I walking 1 km and my heart is very vibrate why this Please give me solutions?
Walking for 1 km is so much. However if you exhaust easily after small work and palpitation occurs it may be due to anemia or some heart trouble may be there. Consult to nearby doctor. Take healthy and nutritious food. Take glucose water three to four times in a day. Take homeopathic five phos tablets, 4 tablet, 6 times daily.
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My dad is suffering with heart problem. Already he has suggested to use stunts and then bypass.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My dad is suffering with heart problem. Already he has suggested to use stunts and then bypass.
It has to be either stent or bypass, not both, if 1 vessel is blocked, stent is the answer, if more blocks, bypass surgery is solution that lasts for a long years, with advancement in technology, mortality rate is less than 1 %
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She has some heart problem and sometimes she can not breathe. She has some stomach problem also which makes her difficult to take any meat.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
She has some heart problem and sometimes she can not breathe. She has some stomach problem also which makes her diffi...
With age our power to digest food gets slower. If she does not like meat, may be she finds it too heavy. Give her light food and proteins like milk, curds and boiled eggs. Regarding heart problems, clear the doubts by getting few tests done like ecg, echo, stress test if she can tolerate, bp checked and blood to be tested for sugar and total lipids, cbc for allergy, infection and hb. Breathing problems can be due to heart or due to lungs. Get back here with reports for more guidance.
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Sir how to control cholesterol??

MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
Endocrinologist,
Sir how to control cholesterol??
Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain foods, Use GARLIC in foods daily ,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . one important that is take 1 glass of water before bed at night. Because it protect from heart fail during sleep at night.
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What are the symptoms of heart attack and what are the chances of having one at young age such as mine?

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
What are the symptoms of heart attack and what are the chances of having one at young age such as mine?
Hello, * Chest pain, specially left sided, travels to shoulder,arm. with profuse cold sweating. labored breathing,restlessness, with blurred vision, difficulty in speech, BP may rise, person may go in coma, even. person should be taken into hospital,immediately. Heart- attach is caused due to irregular life style,raised cholesterol level, diabetes, stress, anxiety and some times drug abused. U, should assess your self accordingly and try to get rid of any of the above furnished conditions to avoid,heart attach. All d best,& Stay-fit
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Sir my blood pressure is very high since 2 day I have use many tablet BT it was not down please slow my problem.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Sir my blood pressure is very high since 2 day I have use many tablet BT it was not down please slow my problem.
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause...take sarpgandha vati twice a day...yogendra ras...akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension....avoid salty diet...oily food...lower your stress...do pranayama early morning
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I am suffering from hypertension since 20 years and taking tololl 100mg daily. Is there any other way to cure it from root.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am suffering from hypertension since 20 years and taking tololl 100mg daily. Is there any other way to cure it from...
Hello, You should take Homoeopathic treatment for permanent cure of Hypertension. Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minutes. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Revert after 15 days with feedback.
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Respected sir I am getting chest pain at right side is there is any problem whom I have to consult.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Respected sir I am getting chest pain at right side is there is any problem whom I have to consult.
Dear lybratuser, -Your chest pain is due to acidity or sedentary habit & overweight - avoid spicy, fried & junk food, have more of fibrous food to reduce weght like fruits & vegetables, beans, legumes, sprouts, whole grains & nuts -avoid processed food, sweets, aerated drinks, not more than 1-2 cups of tea/coffee -do regular aerobic exercises for at least 1 hour like walking, jogging, swimming -get your BP checked, blood sugar, cholesterol, ecg, x-ray chest done to rule out any problem.
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I am 27 and my heartbeat increases when I do some physical work when run bike and after eating food as I noticed. I am not able to sleep for two months properly. Can increased heartbeat is the cause of insomnia ? please tell me the solution. I am not using any medicine.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am 27 and my heartbeat increases when I do some physical work when run bike and after eating food as I noticed. I a...
Yes increased heart beat is the cause of insomnia and increase in heart beat is due to stress or over work or some underlying disease. Before I suggest medicines, get thyroid profile done, blood sugar and total lipids. Get back with reports. Do not take sleeping piils as they can be addictive. Look within to know the cause of stress if any and do share with us if you want to.
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I think my heart beat rate is not normal. What can be the problem and solutions of this.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I think my heart beat rate is not normal. What can be the problem and solutions of this.
Dear Lybrateuser, - At your age your problem could be due to anxiety - do regular aerobic exercises like brisk walking, jogging, swimming, cycling for 20-30 min, also regularly do yoga & deep breathing to relax your mind & body - have a well balanced diet with more of fruits & vegetables, whole grains, proteins, milk & milk products, lean meats as all are essential to keep the body fit.
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I have gastric problem and low bp .How can I maintain my diet ?Please help me with this.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have gastric problem and low bp .How can I maintain my diet ?Please help me with this.
low bp may be Malnutrition: less intake of nutrients or faulty food habits A diet deficient in vitamins and mineralsLess supply of oxygen and nutrients to the tissues,diarrhoea,dehydration,Emotional problems,imbalance diet.so,you should take proper diet like plenty of fluids,take pulses,milk and green leafy vegetables regularly. you can take Basil leaves: Basil leaves are an excellent home cure for low blood pressure. Basil leaves are rich in several micro-nutrients and antioxidant. It is particularly rich in potassium, manganese and copper which help control cardio vascular functioning and blood pressure.
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Sir, I have chest pain and feel weakness from 2or3 month. I take some medicine by doctor but no profit. Can you suggest what should be done?

MSc
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Chandigarh
Sir, I have chest pain and feel weakness from 2or3 month. I take some medicine by doctor but no profit. Can you sugge...
Add 1spoon honey and chawanprash in morning and evening and 2 cups of milk wth almonds kishmish banana in morning and evening. Add amla in diet and do 30mints of exercise and deep breathing 5times inhale exhale from left nostril than same from right.
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In the morning before going latrine I feel stomach ache, I did full body check up in fortis, all tests were o. K. Only cholestrol was 200.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
In the morning before going latrine I feel stomach ache, I did full body check up in fortis, all tests were o. K. Onl...
High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. GARLIC,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . Cap. Ecosprin gold-10 at night daily.
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I am 20 years old and recently detected with high cholesterol and after few weeks with high bp Can I take neurobin forte and are there any side effects of it.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 20 years old and recently detected with high cholesterol and after few weeks with high bp 
Can I take neurobin f...
there is no side effect which raise of B.P. by tab. neurobin forte. for reducing cholesterol Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain foods, Use GARLIC in foods daily ,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines . one important that is take 1 glass of water before bed at night. Because it protect from heart fail during sleep at night.
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Sir I have 23 years old I have blood pressure problem tell me sir what should I do.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Sir I have 23 years old I have blood pressure problem tell me sir what should I do.
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause...take sarpgandha vati twice a day...yogendra ras...akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension....avoid salty diet...oily food...lower your stress...do pranayama early morning....
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My mother is 71 years having bp now doctors are advising for knee replacement. Please advise for alternative. Will cold larser teartment resolve this. Looking forward for your early response.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Not all patients of joint pain need surgery. Most of them can be managed without joint replacement. Physiotherapy along with medicines helps rule out diabetes, vit. D deficiency or any other metabolic disorder. Sleep on a hard bed with a soft bedding on it. Any way take caldikind plus (mankind)1tab odx10days paracetamol 250mg od & sos x 5days do knee exercises. Gradually develop your walking & standing stamina. It may have to be further investigated make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take.
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Her triglyceride level is high and the cholesterol level is also in just higher range. What medicine is required?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Her triglyceride level is high and the cholesterol level is also in just higher range. What medicine is required?
High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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My mom is of 42 age and she is a diabetes and blood pressure patient but both are in control now. She is taking allopathic and Ayurvedic medicines to control both diabetes and blood pressure. Is it okay to take both Ayurvedic and allopathic medicines? And even she feels sleepy all the day, why so? Thank you sir/ma'am.

MBBS
General Physician, Trivandrum
My mom is of 42 age and she is a diabetes and blood pressure patient but both are in control now. She is taking allop...
Ayurvedic medicines together with allopathic medicines can sometimes cause drug interactions. Hence allopathic doctors usually do not know about the content of ayurvedic medicines, it will be very difficult to find out what kind of interactions are there. It could be very harmful for the body. It is better you stick to one of them.
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I'm 50 yrs, male, suffering from high BP (160/90) since last one year. I've taking medicines but not improve. Pl. Help.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I'm 50 yrs, male, suffering from high BP (160/90) since last one year. I've taking medicines but not improve. Pl. Help.
Hi, take rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. Go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minutes. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Revert after 15 days with feedback.
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